Our signature Creative Campus projects build the creative capacities of faculty, staff, and students; illuminate everyday and extraordinary creative lives; and explore what is possible in embedding creativity and innovation in all aspects of a campus experience.
Our signature Creative Campus Innovation Grant Program offers Vanderbilt faculty, staff, and students the opportunity to pilot original ideas...
Our Creative Practice Boot Camp offers hands-on workshops that encourage experimentation and immerse participants in the creative process...
Encounters create out-of-the ordinary moments that break faculty, staff, and students from their everyday routine.
The Vanderbilt Story Booth is a highly customizable, mobile technology for sharing real time, authentic stories and voices on campus.
The Vanderbilt Curb Scholars collaborated with best-selling author Alice Randall to tackle one of the greatest public health issues affecting our country.
DFA Vanderbilt is a student-led studio creating local and social impact through interdisciplinary design.
Through the Residential Fellows program, upper-class students explore ways to use creativity and the arts to serve their community.
Our movable lego feast travels around campus to delight and surprise, and challenge your dexterity and imagination.
When the old ways of knowing and expression are no longer sufficient to meet the demands of a new situation, what types of creativity are required?
Creative Campus Innovation Grants enable faculty, staff, and students to develop pilots that produce serendipitous, unexpected campus experiences; spur non-routine conversations and collaborations; illuminate creative process across disciplines; solve problems; and produce non-routine classroom experiences.
Using art to explore, initiate and facilitate communication between prisoners and Vandy faculty and students, culminating in a Spring 2013 art exhibition.
Bringing together music, engineering, live performance, interactive video, robotics games, and regional debut of Antheilʼs Ballet Mecanique
A project to support medical students as they develop a short documentary on the experiences and stories of physician-scientists.
Building first-year studentsʼ resilience and capacity to reflect in the face of chance events and failures.
A campus-wide exhibition of compelling research images led by Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering members
Dayo, a Mixed Media Artist specializing in “green” art, is best known for her “Children of God” series depicting children of all nationalities.
A unique campus-based sculpture and writing project designed to evoke questions and foster dialogue around the relationship between creativity and human identity.
Faculty, staff and students are invited to develop "emotive" textile designs that will be integrated in a campus-wide collaborative quilt
What if students were encouraged to understand illness as narrative?
Students and faculty design and construct a virtual village that will serve as a dynamic representation of scholarly and artistic works around sustainability.
Get out of your lab! Three Graduate Students in Engineering invite you to lunch and a new conversation.
Want to write a musical? Looking for composers, lyricists, playwrights, and directors...
Rarely do we make public, discuss, or even celebrate what has been learned from multiple starts and unexpected turns in the processes by which we have, shape, and communicate ideas.
In Fall 2011 Cuban artist María Magdalena Campos-Pons led the Vanderbilt community in a campus art project to plant 4,400 grape hyacinth bulbs, mapping out Campos-Pons’ hometown.
In Spring 2012, Blair Percussion VORTEX and Artistic Director Michael Holland, led Vanderbilt University in a celebration...
Blackman challenged us to reconsider the paths we traverse across campus everyday...
Creative Campus partners with Metro Nashville Arts Commission to forge new possibilities for collaboration between Vanderbilt and the Nashville creative and maker communities.